Section 1 - Introduces the subject as a whole and describes the key generic tools and techniques to support the manufacturing organisation.
Section 2 - Modern planning and control methods at a detailed level.
- Each chapter begins with a summary of key points and objectives to aid learning
- Case studies included throughout to illustrate the key elements of the text in a practical context
- Introduces a range of systems and management topics supported by examples and case studies
The Manufacturing Enterprise; Section 2
Information Systems in Manufacturing; Section 3
Quantitative Methods; Section 4
Planning Scheduling and Logistics; Index
D. K. Harrison is the Assistant Head of Department for the Department of Engineering at Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK.
Petty, D. J.
D. J. Petty is a professor in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering, at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in Manchester, UK.